paediatrician


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paediatrician

(ˌpiːdɪəˈtrɪʃən) or

pediatrician

n
(Medicine) a medical practitioner who specializes in paediatrics
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.paediatrician - a specialist in the care of babiespaediatrician - a specialist in the care of babies  
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
Translations
إخْتِصاصي في عِلْم أمراض الأطْفال
dětský lékař
børnelæge
gyermekorvos
barnalæknir
detský lekár

paediatrician

pediatrician (US) [ˌpiːdɪəˈtrɪʃən] Npediatra mf

paediatrician

[ˌpiːdiəˈtrɪʃən] pediatrician (US) npédiatre mf
She's a paediatrician → Elle est pédiatre.

paediatrician

, (US) pediatrician
nKinderarzt m/-ärztin f, → Pädiater m (spec)

paediatrician

pediatrician (Am) [ˌpiːdɪəˈtrɪʃn] npediatra m/f

paediatrics

(American) pediatrics (piːdiˈӕtriks) noun singular
the study of the illnesses of children.
ˌpaediˈatric adjective
paediatric illnesses.
ˌpaediaˈtrician (-ʃən) noun
a doctor who specializes in treating and studying children's illnesses.
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The American Academy of Paediatricians offers these guidelines: You must call your paediatrician immediately if your infant is age 2 months or younger, with a rectal temperature of 100.
Dr Dunia Al Hashimi, consultant paediatrician, Bahrain Royal Hospital, offers parents advice on how to check their child's temperature accurately, in the first of a two-part series.
This initiative highlights the UAE's commitment to delivering healthcare to a world class standard, and we look forward to the many future benefits this move will bring," stated Dr Alya Ahmad, official spokesperson for the AAP in the UAE and a Consultant level paediatrician at The City Hospital.
But the fact is that it is extremely rare for a paediatrician to appear before a panel in connection with their child protection work.
Councillor Deirdre Alden, chairwoman of Birmingham City Council Health scrutiny committee, expressed alarm at the paediatrician figures.
The United Kingdom's Attorney General, Lord Goldsmith ordered a review of almost 300 criminal cases where mothers had been jailed on the strength of evidence presented by a single scientific expert, usually a paediatrician.
Let us not forget that although one paediatrician was willing to condemn an innocent father on the strength of a television interview it was another paediatrician who came to his defence and made sure he did not lose his child.
For five years, paediatrician of 25 years Dr Melvyn Polon wrote down every question a new parent asked him.
The judging panel consisted of the ISPAD Steering Committee as well as Warren Lee, Head of Endocrinology and Consultant Paediatrician in the Service Department of Paediatrics at KK Hospital, Singapore, and local organiser for the ISPAD meeting and Angelina Choy, Art and Pictures Editor for the Straits Times, Singapore.
That's not the fault of the paediatrician, it's the fault of our legal system.
A survey of nearly 2,000 paediatricians across the UK, conducted by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), found that more than 80% of consultant paediatricians had no "programmed activities" in their job plan for research - and more than half undertook no research work at all.